Lessons in Clinical Trial Design From the Traumatic Coma Data Bank
In 1979, the San Diego experience with hypnotics was presented for the first time at a meeting in Charlottesville, Virginia. At that time, Professor Bryan Jennett presented a slide which made the following suggestions for the comparisons of new treatments with present methods of care. Suggestions and questions were:
Are the patients well matched?
Are the treatments well controlled?
Had the outcome measures been selected in advance, and are they clear?
KeywordsHead Injury Cerebral Perfusion Pressure Glasgow Outcome Scale Severe Head Injury Diffuse Injury
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